3rd International Conference on
Advanced Materials & Engineering Applications
Hebei University of Engineering, Handan, China, July 27-29, 2019
Hebei University of Engineering (HUE), jointly funded by Hebei Provincial Government and the Ministry of Water Resources of China, is a key provincial university and one of provincial “National Key Construction First-class Universities”. It is located in Handan, a famous historical and cultural city, known as “the Capital of Chinese Idioms”. HUE covers an area of 350 acres, with the total construction area of the school buildings 897 thousand square meters, which houses advanced facilities for higher education as well as beautiful campusviews. With strong support from the government of Hebei Province, the New HUE Campus (see picture below) project, launched in 2015, is about to be open in July this year. The new campus under construction occupies 675 acres, with the total construction area of the school buildings 973.1 thousand square meters.
One picture of the new campus – to be open soon
Handan has had civilization for at least 8,000 years and 3100 years city histroy. It was the capital of the Zhao Kingdom during the Warring States Period. Various cultures were formed with its long history and as many as 3000 pieces idioms and cultural stories were born. Many renowned historical figures were born and brought up here such as the First Emperor of China, Qinshihuang and Emperor Wuling of the Zhao Dynasty. There are many archaeological and ancient sites and other places of interest, such as Wuling Cong Tai Park, the Golden Millet Dream, Lu Xian Ancestral Hall, Zhaozhou Stone Bridge, Xiangtangshan Grottoes, Zhao Wang City and Handan Museum, etc.